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The Poop Bag Dilemma: Navigating Environmental Responsibility with Our New Biodegradable Bags

The Poop Bag Dilemma: Navigating Environmental Responsibility with Our New Biodegradable Bags

Let’s delve into the numbers – with approximately 90 million dogs in the United States alone, each furry friend generating about 3/4 pounds of poop daily, we’re looking at over 67 million pounds of waste produced every single day. To tackle this environmental challenge, the Environmental Protection Agency advises scooping the poop with a bag

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Dr. Shadi Ireifej explains the science behind Separation Anxiety Disorder in dogs. He also discusses how to diagnose and several possible treatments (including increasingly popular CBD treatments).

What Veterinarians Wished Every Pet Parent Knew!

What Veterinarians Wished Every Pet Parent Knew!

Dr. Shadi Ireifej reflects on what veterinarians wish their clients knew – and some things they wish clients would just stop doing!   By petschoicesupply.com Featured Veterinarian, Dr. Shadi Ireifej DVM DACVSCo-founder and Chief Medical Officer at VetTriage       All service professionals are frustrated by the number of things they wish their clients

Would You Take Your Child To The Hospital For This? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 1)

Would You Take Your Child To The Hospital For This? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 1)

In the first part of our series on “The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make,” Dr. Shadi Ireifej shares a quick rule of thumb to determine whether your pet needs immediate veterinary attention or not.

Does My Pet Really Need All These Vaccines? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 2)

Does My Pet Really Need All These Vaccines? – The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make (Part 2)

In the second part of our multi-part series on “The Most Common Mistakes Pet Parents Make,” Dr. Shadi Ireifej talks about the need for prophylactic (preventative) shots for pets.

Dog Park Safety Measures in the Age of COVID-19

Dog Park Safety Measures in the Age of COVID-19

With a few minor tweaks, you can make sure your dog park remains a healthy experience for all, even in the context of a pandemic. BarkPark’s Mimi Marler explains the important and additional safety measures that should be implemented in dog parks in “the new normal.”

Demystifying Shedding: How to Manage Excessive Fur in Dogs and Cats

Demystifying Shedding: How to Manage Excessive Fur in Dogs and Cats

If you’re a proud pet owner, you know the joy of having a furry companion by your side. However, along with all the cuddles and playtime, comes the inevitable challenge of dealing with shedding. As the seasons change, many dogs and cats shed their fur to adapt to temperature variations. While shedding is a natural

How to Maintain Your Dog Park

How to Maintain Your Dog Park

Maintenance is the key to having a successful dog park. It requires planning and commitment from staff, users and the broader community. BarkPark executive Madeline Dock shares a list of aspects to consider when designing and implementing your dog park’s maintenance plan.

Choosing the Right Shampoo for Your Pet

Choosing the Right Shampoo for Your Pet

Our beloved pets are more than just animals; they are cherished members of our families. We want to provide them with the best care possible, and that includes keeping their fur clean and healthy. Just like humans, our furry companions require regular bathing to maintain their hygiene and overall well-being. However, not all shampoos are

Fur Clippers For At-Home Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Fur Clippers For At-Home Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Dr. Shadi Ireifej reviews proper clipping techniques for those who want to groom their pets at home using electric clippers – and discusses the science behind avoiding harming your pet’s skin in the process.